I first discovered Small Black through Nicolas Jaar’s Other People imprint, which oversaw the release of Dave Harrington’s remix of the Small Black/Frankie Rose collaboration “Lines of… Read more “CURRENT: Small Black – “Boys Life””
“It seems that I’m where I’m supposed to be,” sings Lianne La Havas on her third prerelease single from Blood, out July 31 via Warner Bros.. Yet “Green… Read more “CURRENT: Lianne La Havas – “Green & Gold””
When I first began writing this blog, Kurt Vile was readying the release of one of the 2013’s best albums, Wakin on a Pretty Daze. Now, he’s returning… Read more “CURRENT: Kurt Vile – “Pretty Pimpin””
“Why does it shake? The body, the body, the body,” intones Joe Casey on Protomartyr’s first single from the forthcoming The Agent Intellect. It’s entirely rhetorical, the titular… Read more “CURRENT: Protomartyr – “Why Does It Shake?””
On Me first single “Kitty Kat,” Empress Of toys with interesting juxtapositions. There’s the industrial-strength beat that opens the track, sounding like the aural equivalent of the steam-punk… Read more “CURRENT: Empress Of – “Kitty Kat””
Check out the video for this stunner from Brooklyn-based producer Obey City and underground R&B sensation Kelela, “Airy.” Obey City’s Merlot Sounds is out now via Lucky Me.
What Lana Del Rey has accomplished in music is pretty impressive. For an artist with only one radio hit to her name, the Cedric Gervais remix of… Read more “CURRENT: Lana Del Rey – “Honeymoon””